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3 weeks ago
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California drought causing trees to die by the ‘millions,’ scientist says

The devastation the California drought has caused to conifer trees in the Sierra Nevadas over the last couple of years "is far greater than previously observed," NASA scientists said in announcement of the publication of new map of the region.
Warmer weather may cause allergy season to start earlier than normal. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
5 months ago
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Warmer weather may cause early allergy season

Warmer weather may cause allergy season to start earlier than normal.
6th graders from Ronald Grise and Murray Middle schools compete in forestry events Friday. PC: Helen Holt/WWAY)
9 months ago
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6th graders compete in forestry events at Hugh MacRae Park

Sixth graders from Ronald-Grise and Murray Middle schools spent the day at Hugh MacRae Park competing in a variety of forestry events Friday.
Dogwood Alliance holds festival to raise awareness of deforestation
1 year ago
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Dogwood Alliance holds festival to raise awareness of deforestation

The Dogwood Alliance held a Forest Festival at Hugh MacRae Park today to call people to action to help save North Carolina forests.
Residents upset over Duke Energy’s tree trimming
1 year ago
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Residents upset over Duke Energy’s tree trimming

Their trees aren't going down without a fight. That's what residents of Live Oak Drive in Wrightsville Beach are saying to Duke Energy.
NCDOT removes 200-year-old tree
1 year ago
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NCDOT removes 200-year-old tree

North Carolina Department of Transportation crews began taking down a 200 year old tree on the corner of Market St. and Cinema Dr. this afternoon as part of the Kerr Ave. project.
ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Damaged road fixed after report
2 years ago
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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Damaged road fixed after report

We told you last night about Trucking Lane in Brunswick county that was damaged by Duke Energy. As promised, Duke Energy sent out contractors Thursday to fix the road.
Airlie Gardens needs volunteers for ‘Tree Mob’
2 years ago
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Airlie Gardens needs volunteers for ‘Tree Mob’

Airlie Gardens is creating Wilmington's first ever tree mob. Over the years, storms have taken a toll on their tree canopy and there are now some spots that need filling in. Just last year, during a minor storm, Airlie lost five trees.
MARKING HISTORY: The Boundary Oak
3 years ago
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MARKING HISTORY: The Boundary Oak

Right on the grounds of St. Mary's school, one of Wilmington's oldest citizens is still going strong. The Boundary Oak as it's known has a very special meaning, hearkening to a quainter Wilmington of the past.
Christmas tree lots open and ready for business in Cape Fear
3 years ago
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Christmas tree lots open and ready for business in Cape Fear

Christmas time is upon us now that Thanksgiving is nearly over. For many people, that starts with buying a tree. At the Optimist Club's tree lot at the Kmart in Wilmington on Thursday, volunteers said they had a few families come by and sold about 10 trees. They said the sales really pick up in the two days after Thanksgiving.